The Woodland Trust

Publication date:

April 2016

Publication type:

Practical guidance



Discovering ancient woodland features, 2016

This toolkit will help you discover the unique features hidden within ancient woodland and help tell you the story of these age-old habitats.

The UK’s ancient woods contain several delicate and rare features, some which could even predate the woodland itself.

With ancient woodland covering just 2% of the UK, it is important we protect these irreplaceable links to our past.

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